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NZVA news
Monday, 18 September 2017
NZVA awards: nominations open »
Part of being a proud and successful profession is acknowledging and celebrating the contributions of others. The NZV...
Monday, 11 September 2017
Balancing act »
VetScript Editor's pick - September 2017 A revised version of what is arguably the NZVA’s most contentious policy was...
Monday, 4 September 2017
Caring for the Kaimanawa »
VetScript Editor's pick - September 2017 A large muster of the Kaimanawa wild horses is likely next year, and veteri...
Wednesday, 30 August 2017
Meet our new president »
VetScript Editor's pick: September 2017 Peter Blaikie wanted to be a farmer, but one thing led to another and now th...
Tuesday, 15 August 2017
Wages and salaries benchmarking survey good for business »
The MPV Wages and Salaries benchmarking survey is coming up soon. Don't miss this opportunity to benchmark wages and salar...

NZVA media release
Monday, 24 July 2017
NZVA in support of Local Government New Zealand push for cat management legislation »
Today, local councils will vote on a proposal that seeks to facilitate improved management of all cats in New Zealand thro...
Tuesday, 18 July 2017
NZVA thrilled with hard-fought end to tail docking in New Zealand »
The New Zealand Veterinarian Association (NZVA), and veterinarians across the country, are celebrating the news that tail...
Tuesday, 18 July 2017
New Zealand Veterinary Association welcomes new animal welfare regulations »
Today, the Minister for Primary Industries, Nathan Guy, announced new animal welfare regulations under the Animal Welfare...
Friday, 7 July 2017
New Zealand Veterinary Association appoints Chief Veterinary Officer »
Dr Helen Beattie, known to many in the veterinary profession as a valued colleague and leader, has been appointed New Zeal...
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
NZ vets taking on one of the biggest health issues facing the planet »
World Veterinary Day (WVD) will take place globally on 29 April 2017. The theme this year is Antimicrobial Resistance: Fro...

Thursday, 7 September 2017
The Large Animal Veterinary Technicians Group »
By Justine Britton - LAVT committee member In mid 2012 the Dairy Cattle Veterinarians ( DCV) Committee, with the suppo...
Tuesday, 15 August 2017
Working after hours and on-call: Employer obligations »
Recent changes to include the Availability Provision under the Employment Relations Amendment Act 2016, have highlighted t...